Niger State: Bandit Leader Arrested By Military Officers

The most notorious bandit leader terrorising communities in Niger State, well known as Jack Bros Yellow, has been arrested by the Nigerian Army. It was gathered, the Army arrested the notorious bandit leader in one of the forests in Niger State. The suspect was said to have been terrorising the communities in three local government […]

We Are Fully Committed To Buhari’s Administration — Military Says As They Reject Coup Call

The Defence Headquarters has reacted to the advice to take over power from President Muhammadu Buhari. The Director of Defence Information, Brigadier General Onyema Nwachukwu, while responding to the advice via a statement on Monday, said the Armed Forces of Nigeria remain fully committed to the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. A Senior Advocate of […]

2 Soldiers Shot At Checkpoint By Police In Abuja, One Confirmed Dead

Two soldiers have been allegedly shot at a checkpoint in Abuja Gistongist has gathered.   According to reports, both were stopped at the Nakusa – Kuje police check when they were on a motorcycle.   “Dantani Bako, a lance Corporal and Private Samuel Gambo — both were involved, in counter insurgency operations in the Northeast” had […]

Truck Drivers Protests As Soldier Kills Fellow Over 200 Naira

The road leading to the airport in Port Harcourt, Rivers state capital have been blocked by some truck drivers in protest against the alleged killing of their colleague by soldier over N200.   The aggrieved truck drivers said the incident occurred on Friday night, February 19.   The truck drivers who recalled how they joined […]

Buratai Speaks On What Obasanjo Almost Did To Him

Former Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai has narrated how former President Olusegun Obasanjo nearly retired him as a young officer in the Nigerian Army 21 years ago.   Speaking at the Army headquarters in Abuja during a formal hand-over to Maj. Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru following his appointment as the new COAS by […]

Sanwo-olu Extol The Nigeria Army

All sacrifices made by members of the Nigerian armed forces in keeping the nation united will continue to be recognized and honored by the Government of Lagos State.   Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu who spoke at the launch of the emblem for 2021 Armed Forces Remembrance Day and Appeal Fund held at the State House, Marina, […]